22 days in Spain Itinerary

22 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Granada
— 3 nights
2
Marbella
— 3 nights
3
Ronda
— 3 nights
4
Seville
— 3 nights
5
Cordoba
— 1 night
6
Madrid
— 3 nights
7
Santa Eulalia del Rio, Ibiza
— 1 night
8
Barcelona
— 4 nights

3
nights
Granada

Granada ©
Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Change things up with these side-trips from Granada: Nerja (El Puente del Águila, Balcony of Europe, &more). There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Alhambra, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de San Juan de Dios, and get to know the fascinating history of Albayzin.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Granada trip planner.

Manchester, UK to Granada is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Manchester to Granada. In April, Granada is somewhat warmer than Manchester - with highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can go by car to Marbella.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries

Side Trip

Nerja
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Balcony of Europe ©
Balcony of Europe
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja

3
nights
Marbella

Once a village of humble fishermen, Marbella is now one of the most cosmopolitan beach resorts on Spain’s world-famous Costa del Sol, boasting swanky nightclubs, classy hotels, and expensive restaurants.
Get out of town with these interesting Marbella side-trips: Adventure Rider Centre (in Mijas Pueblo), La Cala de Mijas (Sunshine Golf & Bikestardo) and Malaga (Santisimo Cristo de la Buena Muerte & Wine Tours & Tastings). There's much more to do: get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, get outside with ToroTrail, walk around Parque De La Paloma, and gain a rich perspective with Toma & Coe.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Marbella day trip tool.

You can drive from Granada to Marbella in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Granada in April since evenings lows in Marbella dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Marbella

Tours · Outdoors · Wineries

Side Trips

Mijas, Malaga, ToroTrail, Parque De La Paloma, Waterskiing & Jetskiing
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Toma & Coe ©
Toma & Coe
Wine Tours & Tastings

3
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Ronda is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: do a tasting at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, take in breathtaking views at El Tajo de Ronda, stop by La Ciudad, and take in the views from Puente Nuevo.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Ronda itinerary website.

You can drive from Marbella to Ronda in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Outdoors · Tours · Neighborhoods
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Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Puente Nuevo ©
Puente Nuevo

3
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Seville

A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
Seville is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Plaza de España, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla, admire the landmark architecture of Torre del Oro, and stroll around Parque de Maria Luisa.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Seville road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Ronda to Seville takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in April, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville

1
night
Cordoba

Andalucía’s thousand-year-old city, Córdoba, was once the capital of both the Roman Empire and the Moorish Kingdom, representing an alluring mix of cultural and political history.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): catch all the local highlights with Sightseeing Tours, then admire the striking features of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Cordoba trip planner.

You can take a train from Seville to Cordoba in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Seville in April, you will find days in Cordoba are somewhat warmer (28°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Cordoba

Tours · Historic Sites
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Walking tours
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba
Food Tours

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, stroll around Parque del Retiro, hunt for treasures at Mercado San Miguel, and steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Madrid journey builder.

You can take a train from Cordoba to Madrid in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. When traveling from Cordoba in April, plan for a bit cooler days in Madrid, with highs around 22°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel to Santa Eulalia del Rio.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 16 — 19:
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

1
night
Santa Eulalia del Rio, Ibiza

Santa Eulalia del Rio ©
Offering a mix of nature, culture, and entertainment, a vacation in Santa Eulalia del Rio provides a quintessential Ibiza experience.
On the 20th (Tue), trot along with Ibiza Horse Valley, then examine the collection at Necropolis del Puig des Molins, then test your problem-solving skills at Escape Rooms Ibiza, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castell de Eivissa.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Santa Eulalia del Rio trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Madrid to Santa Eulalia del Rio takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. Traveling from Madrid in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of 13°C in Santa Eulalia del Rio. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Santa Eulalia del Rio

Outdoors · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

Ibiza Town, Ibiza Horse Valley
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Escape Rooms Ibiza ©
Escape Rooms Ibiza
Castell de Eivissa ©
Castell de Eivissa
Ibiza Horse Valley ©
Ibiza Horse Valley

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nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Parc Guell, admire the local landmark of The Magic Fountain, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, and pick up some local products at La Boqueria.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Barcelona trip planner.

Fly from Santa Eulalia del Rio to Barcelona in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. April in Barcelona sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
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Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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